The researchers did not separate types of diabetes, but the vast majority of diabetes patients in the U.S. have Type 2 diabetes
I wish my dermatologist had originally said something a little less specific like, "Let's do a blood test to see if we can figure out what the problem is" or something equally general. I might have then assumed it was a vitamin or mineral deficiency. But that word, diabetes, triggered panic.
While celebrities rail on TV, "Diabetes doesn't control me, I control my diabetes," first, you have to know that you have it.
Although there are people who are quite knowledgeable about diabetes, there are considerably more people who are not.